BASF Production Operator-ISO Shipping in Geismar, Louisiana

Production Operators- ISO Shipping are responsible for conducting the daily activities related to the manufacturing operations of the chemical facility.

Operator responsibility and accountability includes, but is not limited to:

  • Working within the scope of procedures and instructions to manufacture chemical products by operating processes and equipment, primarily via DCS and PLC systems

  • Facilitate the transfer of raw materials and finished products to and from vessels including, railway cars, tank trucks, totes and drums

  • Ensures data collection / documentation of the process, interprets results and responds with appropriate adjustments.

  • Assists with the process and equipment troubleshooting process.

  • Ensures the proper handling of waste streams to comply with corporate, local, state and federal regulations.

  • Participates in and complies with all training and development activities.

  • Performs emergency response activities, as required.

  • Acts in a manner that ensures that all BASF standards are maintained in the areas of safety, environmental, quality manufacturing and individual and team performance.


Minimum 18 years of age

• High school diploma or equivalent

• Possess a valid driver's license

• Ability to perform mathematical calculations and score a passing grade on a mechanical aptitude test


PTEC or another post-secondary technical program

• Previous chemical operation experience

This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education that are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-CMN-Monomers NA

Title: Production Operator-ISO Shipping

Location: LA-Geismar

Requisition ID: 1702469